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Erol G.

112 Reviews
Panorama City, CA
Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
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Erol G.

112 Reviews
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***It is recommended students own or have regular access to a personal computer after 2002 in order to get the best benefit***

Favorably and extensively reviewed and proven to be effective by students, the accent-reduction and/or speech synthesis program developed from dissertation research using multi-media methods. I have taught this subject for over eight years to public and private causes, as library, individuals, and language schools. My emphasis is an ecological approximation of the various sounds, rhythms, inflections, and patterns the spoken language integrates.
The goal is to develop a comprehensive, systematic voice/accent profile based on lesson/MP3 recordings using digital audio monitoring software. Students obtain a repository of audio files during each lesson to be used for actively evaluating individual expression while waiting in line, traffic, and during breaks. Also, a crash course option exists based more on broad familiarization than intensive ...

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***ADDRESSES WITHIN REMOTE AREAS (no public transit or bicycle access) DIFFICULT TO SERVICE PHYSICALLY. Lesson cancellations and schedule changes need to be submitted through Takelessons.com student website, relieve busy teacher from multiple informal requests*** My style and attitude toward tea

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June N.
Erol has a very systematic approach in teaching accent reduction. Since taking lessons with Erol, I've started to become more aware of my speech and noticed an improvement in my pronunciation. Highly recommended!
June
Erol utilizes an audio software to analyze and determine what needs to be worked. This eliminates a lot of human hearing errors and gives me a visual on what’s correct vs incorrect. Highly recommended for you to try his method out.
Rhonda H.
I enjoyed the lesson very much, he started out teaching things that made sense so that I would learn faster than the lessons I have previously taken and not done well with.
I'm looking forward to the next lesson and am practicing what we went over in class.

Hunter P.

55 Reviews
Beverly Hills, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Greek, French, English
  • Teaches students 12 to 70
  • Awarded Best Socially Conscious Screenplay from Hollywood Film Awards
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Hunter P.

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This is one of my absolute passions! Did you know that “regionally specific dialects” change approximately every 20 miles? Part of my vocal training included a deep dive into dialects or accents, how to master them and how to lose them. This is so much easier than you may think! It’s all about small modifications, mostly in the mouth and jaw that can completely change the way you sound.

How many sessions you need really depends on how much work you’re willing to put in between sessions. I can give you the keys, but this is really a case of practice makes perfect. If you find you’re not booking because of your accent, let me help you master “LA speak” otherwise known as the “non-regionally specific U.S. dialect”.

Hint: I’ve lived in 8 different countries so far and in the last month I’ve had 2 of my long time acting coaches say “Wow… I would have never known you weren’t from LA!”

About Hunter

I love to help new performers and people looking to break into the biz, as well as seasoned actors who want to up-level their career or deepen their craft. I have been coaching actors since 2008 and have a unique combination of experience and training to help you launch your career and create work

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Ashley H.
Just had my first lesson with Hunter and I really enjoyed it. Although I was nervous trying out acting for the first time, she made me feel comfortable. We did some script reading and warming up word exercises that helped. I look forward to my next lesson with her.
Karla Jasin
Hunter is the best! She’s so meticulous. She catches every little nuance in your voice and has a really good ear for languages. She’s always patient and supportive but also honest with you about where the problems are and what needs work. I always feel comfortable and she gives me great solutions and exercises. Have been doing lessons for a few months now and really love it! Trust me you won’t regret it!
Trent Thomas
Always great to work with Hunter! She really is a fantastic coach. Has a lot of good insight about the biz and really patient. Makes you feel comfortable every time.
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Adam R.

84 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Music from Westminster Choir College
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 1997
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Adam R.

84 Reviews
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I am available to help reduce accents of students from any country. Hour sessions are available but count as two 30 minute sessions back to back.

About Adam

I love working with students of all ages and levels in person and online. I've worked with professionals on TV, Broadway, MTV as well as students 3 years old to 97 just studying for fun. Adam runs successful teaching studios in New York City, Watchung, New Jersey, and online. *** Lesson Deta

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Sergio
He pinpoints a lot of small things, that overall help tremendously. He has a great ear and picks up on little subtleties in your voice that you can improve, and this causes you to hold yourself accountable to the same standards as a result. Overall, after just one lesson, i have learned a lot and am eager to continue learning with Adam.
Justin
Adam was great to work with for my first lesson. He has a lot of experience and gives good tips and advice. I'm looking forward to more lessons with him.
Kay K.
Adam is a very experienced instructor and helped my son preparing him for his theater arts class.

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Kathleen B.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks German, Spanish, French, Italian
  • Teaches students 16 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kathleen B.

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Extensive experience teaching Accent Reduction for non-native English speakers who need to be able to speak English clearly for business and academic purposes.

About Kathleen

I am a classically-trained opera singer. I have a Bachelors and Masters in Vocal Performance and Vocal Pedagogy (teaching), and have sung professionally in the U.S. and Europe. I have sung Opera, Operetta, Musical Theater and Concerts, as well as choral and cantorial singing. I have been a final

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Elizabeth (Betsy)
I took away a whole array of new strategies and techniques to help preserve my voice and to increase my range. What a surprise- I had no idea I could sing so high!! Kathleen is a wonderful teacher and a really super lady. I'll be back for more lessons in the fall.
Nadia N.
My daughter is really enjoying her voice lessons. Kathleen is a talented, caring teacher and knows how to make the process effective and fun for my daughter. My daughter loves being able to choose the songs she wants to learn, and this collaborative process keeps her quite interested and inspired.
Leah Y. L.
Excellent Voice Teacher

Mrs. B is a wonderful and dedicated teacher who focuses diligently during class sessions. She thoroughly explains terms and technique and is friendly and sociable. Her extensive knowledge of languages comes extremely useful in Italian arias and other folk songs as to explain the meanings of words and to convey motion. Her classes are enjoyable and fun, while still being comprehensively academic.
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Micah B.

56 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Bachelors in English Literature and Spanish from Boston University
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Micah B.

56 Reviews
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Online Accent Reduction Teacher

10-Hour Course will prepare you to keep improving on your own and will improve at least 3-4 critical sounds/vowels/consonants that you struggle with the most. Liaisons and the schwa sound - most people have no idea about these, but you will learn what they are and how to sound more like a native speaker if you use them both correctly.

Suggested: At least 30 hours for long term accountability and change.

There is more time than is shown on calendar. Just contact me!

About Micah

I have been a full time private English instructor since 2008, and I've had my global language training company (over 100 instructors) since 2014. I take on private students here, exclusively with take lessons, because it's important to always be teaching and creating more modern curriculum for rea

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Takako S.
Micah is wonderful. She is very professional and energetic.
Highly recommended!
Shiri
Very helpful and professional teacher
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Bryan P.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $38
  • Speaks English, German, Italian, French
  • MFA Voice Performance from University of California, Irvine
  • Awarded Outstanding Senior in Voice from East Carolina University
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Bryan P.

8 Reviews
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Improve your clarity in English. Lessons and exercises will increase your knowledge of English diction and pronunciation. Speaking more clearly, being comprehended by colleagues, and developing vocal projection.

About Bryan

Dr. Bryan Pollock, countertenor, completed his Doctorate of Musical Arts (Voice Performance) at Boston University where he taught private voice and class voice for three years in addition to holding his own voice studio. In 2013 he graduated magna cum laude from the University of California, Irvin

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Emma
Had a wonderful, highly informative lesson and looking forward to continuing to work with Dr. Pollock.
Shewit G.
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Tom
Bryan is a great instructor and seriously knows what he's teaching. I would recommend him to anyone looking for voice lessons!

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Average Cost of Accent Reduction Lessons in Sun Valley, CA

The average cost of 60-minute Accent Reduction lessons in Sun Valley is $63. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $100 per hour.
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"My first class was really good. Micah made me feel really comfortable. I have great expectations of the course."
Minerva
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Micah B.
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"Awesome instructor.
Patient, well informed, structured program. It has helped me a lot."
Mona
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Erol G.
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"Micah, makes the class both informative and enjoyable."
Erick Alayo
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Micah B.
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"Great experience with Adam! He is very thorough and great at explaining the nuances of language and pronunciation that are difficult to detect from just listening. My goal was to clean up my pronunciation (been living in the States for a while, but couldn't get rid of my accent). and Adam gave me great tools and things to watch out for as I am working on my American English."
Alex
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Adam R.
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"Very scientific and easy to follow...."
SAMMY
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Erol G.
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"Gabriel’s method is very effective. After 5 classes with him, I have started noticing changes in my way to differentiate sounds and pronounce them. I have taken classes with several accent reduction instructors and definitely Gabriel’s method is the most effective so far."
Maria
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Gabriel B.
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"Erol was one of my best instructors by far! He is very knowledgeable and approachable, and he wakes up at 530 every morning to teach me. This shows his determination to teach and his attitude to teaching well enough."
Jack
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Erol G.
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"Before I took my classes with Nicole, I was unable to pronounce certain words because of my accent. This affected my progress at work. After 12 classes and a lot of practice, I was much more confidant with my speech and pronunciation. Nicole was very professional and knew exactly how to help me improve. She was very flexible when it came to scheduling our online classes. I would defiantly recommend Nicole, she is a great person and an even better teacher."
Vera
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Nicole K.
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"I have pretty good experience with Erol so far. In first session we have some issue with the zoom and microphone, so we were not able to complete the whole 1 hour session, But Erol gave me extra makeover session."
Ravisher
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Erol G.
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"Hunter offers just the right mix of vocal technique, practice and useful conversational tool. You can immediately see that she is highly skilled and trained and really has a passion for the work. She is very detail-oriented and lessons are well prepared and well planned with full worksheets and homework.

I work in a high profile position and have to give speeches and presentations often and am very conscious of my accent so I’m looking forward to having more control over that. I really enjoy Hunter’s insights and overall approach to teaching. Highly recommend as an Accent Reduction teacher."
Aaron
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Hunter P.
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